Deirdre Baggot BSN, MBA, PhD is a hospital clinician and executive with extensive experience PhD, MBA, BSN, has extensive experience in innovations in bundled payments and payment reform in the healthcare field. She is also a pioneer in the leadership and growth of consulting practices, focusing on bundled payments and payment reform in the field of healthcare.
Dr. Baggot has implemented and designed strategies and programs for client relationships in well over sixty bundles and 200 hospitals. These innovative moves have led to patient experience and clinical outcomes improvements coupled with reduced costs. This has resulted in hospitals and physicians sharing in the savings. Coupled with this endeavor, Baggot works on MACRA and bundled payments for Medicare and Medicaid services. Follow Deirdre Baggot on Instagram
Deirdre Baggot has acted as a keynote speaker at medical conferences including the American College of Healthcare Executives, the American Heart Association, Bundled Payment Summit, SAS, Medtronic and Bundled Payment Congress. for a number of medical conferences. These include the American Heart Association, American College of Healthcare Executives, Healthcare Finances and the Bundled Payment Congress. Her experience also includes appearing on Planet Money as a featured expert and presenting on the Morning Edition of National Public Radio. Other leadership roles include leading CMS’s Bundled Payment Demonstration for Acute Care Episode and serving at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital and The University of Michigan Health Care System.
Dr. Baggot received her Doctorate in Philosophy from The University of Colorado and was awarded a master’s degree in business administration from Loyola University Graduate School in Chicago. She describes herself as being passionate about only spending time in healthcare and not dabbling in other sectors. She feels this might make her boring but prevents her from wasting time. Her entrepreneurial advice is to always try to be the hardest working person in the room.